Shelley Irwin


 Shelley hosts and produces The WGVU Morning Show from 9-11 a.m., featuring a wide variety of local and national newsmakers plus special features. Shelley also hosts the PBS Community Affairs programs Ask the Expert and Community Connection. She has been honored with five consecutive AWRT Gracie Allen Awards for Outstanding Individual Achievement as Program Host. Shelley is active in the community, and keeps busy in her spare time, including training for marathons and chasing after her two dogs.

The Rx Run

Aug 31, 2015

Don't miss the RX run, a run designed to help raise public awareness of the many benefits that exercise has on our mental health. Organizers join us.

Run for Sight

Aug 31, 2015

ABVI and Shoreline Vision team up once again for their annual Labor Day fundraising project “Run for Sight.” We discuss with those involved.

Diaper Drive

Aug 31, 2015

A Diaper Drive is right around the corner, a benefit for Catholic Charities West Michigan. The event is held Sept in Muskegon. We discuss with Nora McKee.

Bissell Pet Foundation / Bissell

The Bissell Pet Foundation's Cathy Bissell joins us this morning.  The foundation is a national and local resource for animal shelters. 

Decadent Dogs

Aug 28, 2015

We’re joined by Roxanne Leder, owner of Decadent Dogs in South Haven.  She talks about the local businesses that have a huge effect on animal rescue efforts.

Carol's Ferals

Carol Manos joins us. Carol is the founder of Carol's Ferals.


Aug 28, 2015

The Executive Director of C-SNIP joins us to talk about the importance of spaying and neutering pets.


The Entrepreneurial Insider, guests on behalf of GROW sharing their happenings with us.  Today's focus is on Spring GR, a program helping people looking to start a business.

Your Biz, Your Town

Aug 28, 2015

Your Biz Your Town, is a regular segment that puts a spotlight on local nonprofits and businesses doing great things in the community. Today, guests include Nicole Rodammer of the Boys and Girls Club, Patti Griswold representing Inforum, and Heather Callahan of Brush Studio Grand Rapids.

The Happy Cat Cafe

Aug 27, 2015

The Happy Cat Café is soon to open in West Michigan and co-owner Kati Palmurkar joins us to share the details.